From the machine with the address 192.168.0.1 try to ping 192.168.0.1 (it's
self) if you cannot do this your network installation is not functioning. If
you can do this then your hub may be hosed.
PS are you using a hub?
>OS: Red Hat 5.2
>NICs : D-link DFE-530TX
>I've been trying to get my two linux machines to ping each other whole
>afternoon but without success. ifconfig shows that eth0 on both of these
>machines are activated (one inet addr is 192.168.0.1, the other is
>192.168.0.2) but they can't seem to communicate with one another through
>the NIC. route -n returns
>Destination 192.168.0.0 gateway 0.0.0.0 netmask 255.255.255.0 iface
>which seems ok??
>I've also tried to ping one of the linux machines with win98 but same
>story. Please help!!!!